[Snort-devel] Snort 2.9.8.2 Now Available

Snort Releases snortreleases at ...835...
Wed Mar 30 13:36:07 EDT 2016


Snort 2.9.8.2 is now available on snort.org at
http://www.snort.org/downloads in the Snort Stable Release section.

2016-03-09 - Snort 2.9.8.2
[*] New additions
  *  Future-flow and DNS API exposed to lua detector.

  *  Double VLAN tagging support.

[*] Improvements
  *  Performance improvements to AppID.

  *  Stability improvements to file and ftp_telnet preprocessor.

  *  Fixed several issues with SDF and obfuscation.

  *  Resolved an issue of improper handling of malformed DNS host
     in AppID.

  *  HTTP PAF accepts all tokens between method and version strings
     in a request URI.

  *  Resolved snort build issue with "--disable-perfprofiling" configure
     option.

  *  Enhanced mime parsing by adding support for detecting files
     after unknown headers and no headers.

  *  Fixed issue with gzip decompression. If the server response specifies
     Content-Encoding as GZIP, but no Content-Length field for HTTP ver 
1.0.

  *  End of Header(EOH) identification for HTTP response header spanning 
multiple
     packets.

  *  Improved packet reassembly for HTTP.

  *  Fixed Flash LZMA decompression issue.

See the Release Notes and ChangeLog for more details.

Please submit bugs, questions, and feedback to bugs at ...2256...

Happy Snorting!
The Snort Release Team




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